Body Aches Or Pains, Chills, Fever And Heavy Menstrual Bleeding

Reviewed on 2/19/2021

Heavy menstrual bleeding is often related to uterine fibroid tumors or other benign conditions. Body aches can be present with menstrual cramping, but fever and chills are not expected symptoms of a heavy menstrual period. Fever and chills typically signal an infection or chronic inflammatory condition. If you believe you have signs of an infection, seek the advice of your doctor so that you can be treated appropriately.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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